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  • Tesseract icon

    Tesseract

    Tesseract.js is a javascript library that gets words in almost any language out of images. The Tesseract OCR engine was one of the top 3 engines in the 1995 UNLV...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    GImageReader

    gImageReader is a simple Gtk front-end to tesseract. Features include: - Automatic page layout detection - User can manually define and adjust recognition regions ...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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  • TextGrabber icon

    TextGrabber

    ABBYY TextGrabber easily and quickly scans, translates and saves your chosen text or QR-codes from virtually any printed material. Simply take a picture of the text...

    Commercial Android iPhone

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  • Prizmo icon

    Prizmo

    Prizmo 2 is a revolutionary scanning application with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) in over 40 languages with powerful editing capability, text-to-speech, and...

    Commercial Mac iPhone

  • img2txt.com icon

    img2txt.com

    img2txt.com is an online OCR service that allows you to get text from a picture or scanned page.

    Free Web / Cloud

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  • Omnipage icon

    Omnipage

    Powerful OCR technology makes OmniPage 17 the world’s best – and most accurate – solution for repurposing, editing, sorting, searching and sharing converted documents in...

    Commercial Windows

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  • Microsoft Office Document Imaging icon

    Microsoft Office Document Imaging

    Microsoft Office Document Imaging (MODI) is a Microsoft Office application that supports editing documents scanned by Microsoft Office Document Scanning. It was first...

    Free Windows

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    CuneiForm

    CuneiForm (OpenOCR) is a text recognition software for printed templates. Manuscripts or PDF-files, the program can not recognize, however, but table structures. The...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • CopyFish icon

    CopyFish

    Extract & translate text from images/videos/PDF on any website. Common reasons to extract text from images are if you want to google the text, store it, email it...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Chrome OS Chrome

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    OCRopus

    OCRopus(tm) is a state-of-the-art document analysis and OCR system, featuring pluggable layout analysis, pluggable character recognition, statistical natural language...

    Open Source Linux

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  • GOCR icon

    GOCR

    GOCR is an OCR (Optical Character Recognition) program, developed under the GNU Public License. It converts scanned images of text back to text files. Joerg Schulenburg...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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FreeOCR Comments

Accidentally got a spam program instead...

Comment by lazycritic
about FreeOCR Jan 2012

Whoops, accidentally downloaded a spam link that snuck into here for "Foxtab" and put up a negative comment about it - gonna edit the real link to the site, http://www.paperfile.net/, in. The link in the main info section is to a German site that's a bit confusing.

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